May 10, 2007

2007 All-NBA teams

As selected by a media panel of 129, with total points and first-place votes in parentheses:

FIRST TEAM

Forward | Dirk Nowitzki, Dallas, 634 (125)

Forward | Tim Duncan, San Antonio, 573 (94)

Center | Amare Stoudemire, Phoenix, 351 (36)

Guard | Steve Nash, Phoenix, 645 (129)

Guard | Kobe Bryant, L.A. Lakers, 643 (128)


SECOND TEAM

Forward | LeBron James, Cleveland, 494 (64)

Forward | Chris Bosh, Toronto, 234 (8)

Center | Yao Ming, Houston, 333 (38)

Guard | Gilbert Arenas, Washington, 295

Guard | Tracy McGrady, Houston, 278 (10)


THIRD TEAM

Forward | Kevin Garnett, Minnesota, 225 (5)

Forward | Carmelo Anthony, Denver, 142 (1)

Center | Dwight Howard, Orlando, 108 (1)

Guard | Dwyane Wade, Miami, 241 (1)

Guard | Chauncey Billups, Detroit, 86

Others receiving votes | Carlos Boozer, Utah, 127; Shaquille O’Neal, Miami, 70 (3); Jason Kidd, New Jersey, 58; Marcus Camby, Denver, 42 (2); Shawn Marion, Phoenix, 41; Allen Iverson, Denver, 39; Tony Parker, San Antonio, 39; Vince Carter, New Jersey, 15; Deron Williams, Utah, 15; Josh Howard, Dallas, 11; Elton Brand, L.A. Clippers, 8; Mehmet Okur, Utah, 7; Baron Davis, Golden State, 6; Michael Redd, Milwaukee, 6; Ray Allen, Seattle, 5; Richard Hamilton, Detroit, 4; Joe Johnson, Atlanta, 3; Ben Gordon, Chicago, 3; Chris Paul, New Orleans/Oklahoma City, 3; Paul Pierce, Boston, 2; Ben Wallace, Chicago, 2; Jason Terry, Dallas, 2; Eddy Curry, New York, 2; Luol Deng, Chicago, 1; Chris Webber, Detroit, 1; Jermaine O’Neal, Indiana, 1; Pau Gasol, Memphis, 1; Tyson Chandler, New Orleans/Oklahoma City, 1; Manu Ginobili, San Antonio, 1.

April 23, 2007

Age [40] All-Star team



Point guard | John Stockton [Jazz] 10.8 points, 2.5 rebounds, 7.7 assists, 50.0 2-point shooting, 82.6 free throw shooting. [2002-03]

Center | Kareem Abdul-Jabbar [Lakers] 14.6 points, 6.0 rebounds, 1.7 assists, 53.2 2-point shooting, 76.2 free throw shooting. [1987-88]

Center | Robert Parish [Celtics] 11.7 points, 7.3 rebounds, 1.1 assists, 49.1 2-point shooting, 74.0 free throw shooting. [1993-94]

Forward | Karl Malone [Lakers] 13.2 points, 8.7 rebounds, 3.9 assists, 48.4 2-point shooting, 74.7 free throw shooting | 42 games. [2003-04] Malone became the oldest player to record a triple-double on Nov. 28, 2003, with 10 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists.

Center | Dikembe Mutombo [Rockets] 3.1 points, 6.5 rebounds, 0.2 assists, 55.6 2-point shooting, 69.0 free throw shooting. [2006-07]
— Kevin Brewer